Lillian Penner is the author of Grandparenting with a Purpose: Effective Ways to Pray for your Grandchildren, Co-Prayer Coordinator for Christian Grandparenting Network, speaker, and blogger. She founded the Grandparents@Prayer intercessory prayer groups for grandparents, Grandparents’ Day of Prayer and the Million Praying Grandparents Movement. Lillian writes about her passion for intentional praying grandparents for Christian Grandparenting Network’s website.

Lillian has been active in church ministry for over fifty years. She is involved in leadership in the women’s Bible study, the fifty-five plus group in her church, and led an outreach ministry for young mothers, a mentoring ministry for women, and various other church ministries. She has participated in short term missions in Ukraine and volunteered with several Christian ministries

She has nine grandchildren and four great-granddaughters.